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Staircase (1969)

R
96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Charles Dyer (Sir Rex Harrison) and Harry Leeds (Richard Burton) are a couple that have been living together for nearly twenty years. Both earn a living as hairdressers in the West End of London and both care deeply for their mothers, but ...See moreCharles Dyer (Sir Rex Harrison) and Harry Leeds (Richard Burton) are a couple that have been living together for nearly twenty years. Both earn a living as hairdressers in the West End of London and both care deeply for their mothers, but not each other as time apart takes its toll on their relationship when Harry has to care for his invalid mother who snips at him every chance she gets. See less
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Charles Dyer (screenplay) (play)
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$6,370,000
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Release date
Aug 20, 1969 (United States)

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16 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Rex Harrison
Charlie Dyer Charlie Dyer   See fewer
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Richard Burton
Harry Leeds Harry Leeds   See fewer
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Cathleen Nesbitt
Harry's Mother Harry's Mother   See fewer
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Beatrix Lehmann
Charlie's Mother Charlie's Mother   See fewer
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Neil Wilson
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Gordon Heath
Postman Postman   See fewer
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Avril Angers
Miss Ricard Miss Ricard   See fewer
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Shelagh Fraser
Cub Mistress Cub Mistress   See fewer
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Gwen Nelson
Matron Matron   See fewer
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Dermot Kelly
Gravedigger Gravedigger   See fewer
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Jake Kavanagh
Choirboy Choirboy   See fewer
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Michael Rogers
Drag Singer (as Rogers) Drag Singer (as Rogers)   See fewer
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Royston Starr
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Katya Wyeth
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited) Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 703 votes